Highlights of the Department
- Students secure good ranks in Patna University. 6-9 girls are among the top ten in Patna University Exams.
Organizes students activities on a regular basis under the banner of Environment Conservation Outreach (ECO) task force.
- Completed one UGC Major Project and two Minor Projects.
The Department of Zoology, Patna Women’s College, Autonomous, Patna University, Patna organised a Freshers’ Day Programme for both UG and PG, Semester - I students on 29.08.2022 in the Department.<br /> The Programme started at 11.30 AM with the welcome speech delivered by Aryama Priya of UG Semester - I, followed by Prayer song presented by PG Semester - I students. Himangi Ranjan, UG - I student performed iconic classical dance. Several other students performed beautiful dance, song, poem, etc. A short skit was also performed by Fiza and group.<br /> Cultural committee members, Ms. Papita Dey Biswas (Enakshi) and Ms. Nimisha Manan were present in the programme to observe the performance of the students. All the performances were appreciated by both the cultural committee members. Compering was done by Amisha, UG Semester - I and Vote of thanks was given by Shrestha PG Semester - I. Supervision of the programme was done by Sister Devashree.<br /> All the teachers and Head, Department of Zoology, PWC were present on the occasion.
An Alumni Meet was organized by the Department of Zoology, Patna Women’s College, Autonomous, Patna University, Patna on 10.09.2022 with immense pleasure and heart-felt happiness. It was an opportunity and a proud moment to meet some of the successful Alumni of the Department.
It was a gathering of 22 Alumni of the Department. All of them were very happy, nostalgic, emotional and enthusiastic to come to the Department after a long gap and meet each other.
The programme began with the lighting of the lamp and a short prayer followed by a melodious welcome song.
Dr. Shobha Shrivastava, Head Department of Zoology, PWC welcomed the Alumni and gave a short PPT presentation about the past and present Heads, Teachers, Support staff and the Alumni of previous batches so that all can walk down the memory lane together. She also requested the Alumni to become active members of the Alumni Association of PWC.
A group dance was performed by the Undergraduate students of the Department. Some interesting games were played in which all the Alumni participated enthusiastically. All of them were overwhelmed and shared their experiences of their times in the College and how the College helped them to shape their career and personal life. They appreciated the teachers of the Department for their hard work and whatever was taught them here including discipline, perfection and punctuality.
Alisha, UG Sem – I and Divya Singh, UG Sem – III did the compering and Shreshtha, PG – I proposed the Vote of thanks.
All the Alumni were presented a rose and a small memento. All were wished success in all their endeavours.The event was partially sponsored by DCB Bank, Patna.
The teachers present on the occasion were Dr. Sister M Stuti AC, Dr. Sapna Kumari, Dr. Anupma Kumari, Dr. Neetu, Dr. Sugandha Priya, Sister Devasahree and Mr. Rajeev Ranjan. The programme was a grand success.
The Department of Zoology, Patna Women’s College, Autonomous, Patna University, Patna organised an International Webinar on the Topic : Academic Career Trajectories for Biology Students on 11.06.20.
The Resource Person was Dr. Ankur Singh, Lecturer, Centre for Health Equity and Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School Population and Global Health, Honorary(Fellow) Melbourne Dental School.
More than 200 students from various states of India actively participated in the Webinar. E-certificates were given to all the participants.
Dr. Sister Rashmi AC, Principal, Patna Women’s College,Autonomous addressed the participants of the Webinar. Prof.(Dr.) Shahla Yasmin, Head, Department of Zoology and Dean, Science Faculty, PWC introduced the Guest Speaker and the topic of the Webinar. Vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. Shobha Shrivastava, Associate Professor, Department of Zoology.
World Environment Day .
On the occasion of World Environment Day, (05.06.20) the ECO Task Force, Patna Women’s College , Autonomous, Patna University , organised a Speech Contest on the Theme : ‘Positive and Negative Impacts of Lockdown on Environment,The Prize Winners are:
|Third||Maneeshi Mani , Poorvi Gupta,||Zoology , Sociology|
|Consolation||Komal Kumari , Swati Singh||Sociology , Zoology|
On the occasion of World Environment Day, (05.06.20)the ECO Task Force, Patna Women’s College,Autonomous,Patna University, organised Poster Competition on the Theme : ‘Alternative to curb Plastic Pollution ‘.
86 students of various departments of PWC participated.
The Prize Winners are :
|Consolation||Purnima , Tripti Choudhary||Zoology , Microbiology|
World Environment Day
- Undergraduate students carry out research projects under the CPE and BSR schemes of UGC.
- There are facilities for carrying out research for Ph.D.
- Thrust areas for research are Ecotoxicology, Environment and Human Health and Histopathology.
PWC organized a DBT sponsored Guest Lecture on the Topic: ‘Water Crisis and its Conservation’ on 24.08.2019. The Speaker was Dr Gopal Sharma, Dy Director, ZSI, Patna, Bihar and Jharkhand.
Students of Botany, Chemistry, Geography and Zoology attended the Lecture.
On the occasion of Founders Day of Patna Women’s College, ECO Task Force organised a Tree Plantation Programme in its campus. Saplings of Mango, Jamun, Litchi. Cashew, Chikoo, Lemon, Papaya, Jack fruit, Drumticks, Anar, Hershringar, Mentha etc. were planted by the teachers of Department of Zoology, PWC in the campus.The programme was organised by Dr. Shahla Yasmin, Vice President, ECO Task Force and Dean of Science faculty. The teachers present were Dr. Shobha Shrivastava, Dr. Sister Stuti AC, Dr. Sapna Kumari, Mr. Sumeet Ranjan and Mr. Rajiv Ranjan. Few ECO members and all the non-teaching staff members of Science Departments attended the Tree Plantation Programme.
Non Teaching Staff